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The taxpayer’s guide to buying global shares
The taxpayer’s guide to buying global shares Investing in global shares? Here’s when, how and – because you’re an international investor – where you’ll have to pay tax on your earnings.
Ramaphosa: Climate deals not a 'blank cheque' - they must focus on SA's own challenges
Ramaphosa: Climate deals not a 'blank cheque' - they must focus on SA's ... South Africa will not "short-change" itself in reaching agreements for climate finance, says President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Elon Musk says he will give JPMorgan 'one star review on Yelp' if it doesn't withdraw lawsuit
Elon Musk says he will give JPMorgan 'one star review on Yelp' if it doe... "If JPM doesn't withdraw their lawsuit, I will give them a one star review on Yelp. This is my final warning!" Elon Musk said.
10 hacks on shopping wisely this Black Friday
10 hacks on shopping wisely this Black Friday Here are 10 expert tips to help you keep safe and spend wisely this Black Friday.
A lingerie maker's stock is soaring on a deal to merge with an EV manufacturer
A lingerie maker's stock is soaring on a deal to merge with an EV manufa... "While we confidentially submitted a draft S-1 to go public via an IPO, we came to believe that Naked allowed us to go public faster," Cenntro said.
Evergrande has sold 2 of its private jets for over $50 million in bid to control huge debts, report
Evergrande has sold 2 of its private jets for over $50 million in bid to... Evergrande sold the Gulfstream jets in October, the same month it made two bond-interest payments, The Wall Street Journal reported.
MTN shares soar on the back of Mobile Money licence approval in Nigeria
MTN shares soar on the back of Mobile Money licence approval in Nigeria MTN shares hit a day's high R174.99 on Friday, off a low of R147.59, following news that Nigerian authorities had approved its Mobile Money licence.
Innovative Planet42 passes 5 000-car milestone
Innovative Planet42 passes 5 000-car milestone Vehicle subscriptions company Planet42 has passed the milestone of buying 5 000 cars.
Avis’ share price jumped 212% on Elon Musk, strong earnings, and a possible short-squeeze
Avis’ share price jumped 212% on Elon Musk, strong earnings, and a possi... With the US-listed car rental firm gaining more than $25 billion in market value on Tuesday, the shorts have lost billions of dollars.
Standard Bank’s Shari’ah Banking wins at the 2021 Global Islamic Finance Awards
Standard Bank’s Shari’ah Banking wins at the 2021 Global Islamic Finance... Standard Bank Group was awarded the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) Excellence Award for Premier Islamic Banking for the second year in a row at this year’s GIFA’s 11th annual ...
Standard Bank’s Shari’ah Banking wins at the 2021 Global Islamic Finance Awards
Standard Bank’s Shari’ah Banking wins at the 2021 Global Islamic Finance... Standard Bank Group was awarded the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) Excellence Award for Premier Islamic Banking for the second year in a row at this year’s GIFA’s 11th annual ...
As much as R500bn needed to support Eskom's transition, says De Ruyter
As much as R500bn needed to support Eskom's transition, says De Ruyter Eskom CEO André De Ruyter says a "substantial" amount of money is needed to support Eskom's transition towards low- or no-carbon technologies, while addressing socioeconomic aspects...
As much as R500bn needed to support Eskom's transition, says De Ruyter
As much as R500bn needed to support Eskom's transition, says De Ruyter Eskom CEO André De Ruyter says a "substantial" amount of money is needed to support Eskom's transition towards low- or no-carbon technologies, while addressing socioeconomic aspects...
A US regulator just paid a single individual whistleblower a R2.9 billion reward
A US regulator just paid a single individual whistleblower a R2.9 billio... The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission used the information to impose sanctions of at least $670 million and up to $2 billion.
SA's just transition may require a capital investment of R4.4 trillion over 30 years
SA's just transition may require a capital investment of R4.4 trillion o... The bulk of the investment would go towards the rapid expansion of renewable energy and further electrifying the economy.
Beijing expands regulatory crackdown to brokerages that give Chinese investors access to US stocks
Beijing expands regulatory crackdown to brokerages that give Chinese inv... China's personal data privacy law that takes effect on November 1 could lead to violations and compliance risks for brokerage firms UP Fintech and Futu.
Standard Bank remains committed to the removal of Saswitch Fees
Standard Bank remains committed to the removal of Saswitch Fees The Banking Association of South Africa (BASA) had announced a temporary removal of Saswitch Fees, a fee that customers pay for using other banks’ ATMs, from August 1st for a period...
Facebook falls 4% after whistleblower says social media company gives hateful content more reach
Facebook falls 4% after whistleblower says social media company gives ha... Losses in Facebook stock on Monday outpaced declines in its mega-cap tech peers, with shares of Apple, Amazon, and Alphabet down between 1% and 2%.
Municipal workers on their own if pension fund contributions not paid - finance minister
Municipal workers on their own if pension fund contributions not paid - ... National Treasury has no power to take direct measures against a municipality that fails to pay workers' pension fund contributions to schemes.
Podcast | My Money | Global investing made easy
Podcast | My Money | Global investing made easy In this My Money My Lifestyle podcast, personal finance expert Maya Fisher-French speaks to Warren Ingram, financial planner at Galileo Capital, about his new book Global Investing ...
Umgidi | How to plan the perfect celebration without breaking the bank
Umgidi | How to plan the perfect celebration without breaking the bank From old ways of doing it to the tradition losing its meaning – we look at the different ways in which families celebrate Umgidi.
INTERVIEW | 'TymeBank is going to be an international brand'
INTERVIEW | 'TymeBank is going to be an international brand' The co-CEO of Patrice Motsepe's African Rainbow Capital says TymeBank's expansion to the Philippines is only the beginning of the bank's international expansion journey.
'Will I get my 50% when he dies?' – Nthabi answers your legal questions
'Will I get my 50% when he dies?' – Nthabi answers your legal questions Aus Nthabi advises a woman who's worried her husband left her out of his will even though they're now married in community of property
KZN Cogta MEC wary of nepotism at Uthukela Water Board
KZN Cogta MEC wary of nepotism at Uthukela Water Board KwaZulu-Natal Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) MEC, Sipho Hlomuka, has expressed concerns about allegations of nepotism levelled at government’s water entity,...
Climate protesters target JPMorgan's London offices, cracking windows with hammers
Climate protesters target JPMorgan's London offices, cracking windows wi... Extinction Rebellion activists were protesting against organisations, such as JPMorgan, that have invested in fossil fuels.
Do you have an unclaimed benefit with the GEPF?
Do you have an unclaimed benefit with the GEPF? Fund members should ensure beneficiaries’ details are up to date, writes Maya Fisher-French.
Vehicle repair finance programme is growing
Vehicle repair finance programme is growing The pioneering Fender Bender Finance programme, which was launched last month to benefit South Africa’s panel beaters, now also covers Ceramic Pro finishing for clients’ vehicles.
6 ways to keep your credit score healthy
6 ways to keep your credit score healthy Like a garnishment order seeking a papgeld-dodger's salary, a bad credit score will haunt you in more ways than one. The good news though is you can improve your rating
Bill Gates transferred another $2 billion worth of stock to Melinda
Bill Gates transferred another $2 billion worth of stock to Melinda Bill Gates transferred stock in manufacturer Deere & Co. and Canadian National Railway to French Gates through investment vehicle Cascade Investment.
Enoch Godongwana is SA's new minister of finance as Mboweni resigns
Enoch Godongwana is SA's new minister of finance as Mboweni resigns Tito Mboweni has been replaced with Enoch Godongwana as South Africa's finance minister.
OPINION | 'Mothers have given up': Government ignores plight of desperate women
OPINION | 'Mothers have given up': Government ignores plight of desperat... Many mothers have given up trying to be heard, having been failed by the maintenance courts, ignored by government and officials and left unsupported by politicians.
Inflation-beating returns are on offer – is your retirement portfolio positioned for it?
Inflation-beating returns are on offer – is your retirement portfolio po... If the last year has taught investors anything, it is the cost or ignoring risk assets when market circumstances change so dramatically. Here’s all you need to know and more on ensu...
'You have to be unpopular,' says Mboweni - who will be minister as long as Ramaphosa needs him
'You have to be unpopular,' says Mboweni - who will be minister as long ... Finance Minister Tito Mboweni says SA will not go to a sovereign debt crisis under his watch.
Watch Malaysian police use a steamroller to crush 1,069 bitcoin mining rigs worth $1.3 million
Watch Malaysian police use a steamroller to crush 1,069 bitcoin mining r... Police seized the rigs from miners who allegedly stole $2 million worth of electricity.
YOUR MONEY | Top 7 rules for healthy finances
YOUR MONEY | Top 7 rules for healthy finances Make these changes and you won’t be living paycheque to paycheque anymore
OPINION | Technology, healthcare and electrification: the offshore investing themes SA investors should capitalise on
OPINION | Technology, healthcare and electrification: the offshore inves... It’s always a good idea to diversify your equity assets offshore to gain access to fast-growing economies, global trends and often most importantly, some great sub-sectors not avail...
Bitcoin flashed widely followed technical sell signal called a 'death cross,' suggesting downside ahead
Bitcoin flashed widely followed technical sell signal called a 'death cr... The lagging crossover indicator can help alert traders to securities that are solidifying their uptrend and are likely to experience a continuation.
Trillions available to support the global energy transition - time to scale up investment
Trillions available to support the global energy transition - time to sc... There are trillions of dollars in the global economy which can be used to support a just energy transition, says an official from the African Development Bank.
Goldman Sachs has asked US employees to report whether they've had a Covid-19 shot by midday today
Goldman Sachs has asked US employees to report whether they've had a Cov... Goldman Sachs said it "strongly encourages" getting a Covid-19 shot, but that it's a "personal" choice.
Financial scandal: Malaysia gets Deloitte’s R1bn settlement, still in talks with KPMG
Financial scandal: Malaysia gets Deloitte’s R1bn settlement, still in ta... Malaysia received $80 million (about R1 billion) from Deloitte in settlement over the firm’s audit of 1MDB - one of the world's biggest financial scandals - and its finance ministry...
Survey shows trends for the auto trade
Survey shows trends for the auto trade The 12th annual Deloitte’s Global Automotive Consumer Study that was released this week has revealed several consumer trends and disruptive technologies that will impact the automot...
YOUR MONEY | 4 financial tips when getting divorced
YOUR MONEY | 4 financial tips when getting divorced Know what to look out for when you separate
Deutsche Bank must hire a woman for 50% of new senior roles to meet its 2025 gender target - report
Deutsche Bank must hire a woman for 50% of new senior roles to meet its ... Deutsche Bank wants women to make up 30% of senior executives by 2025. FT calculations suggest this means hiring a woman for half of new senior roles.
Ford stock is outperforming Tesla this year, and technicals suggest the trend could continue
Ford stock is outperforming Tesla this year, and technicals suggest the ... Ford's management team told JPMorgan that its research showed customers "wanted a product that looked like a truck, not a science experiment."
Discovery Bank Launches Charity Challenge
Discovery Bank Launches Charity Challenge Discovery Bank has launched a Charity Challenge in which its entire executive team, as well as Bank and Vitality ambassadors will go head to head to raise the most Discovery Miles f...
Provinces owe suppliers R3.2 billion in unpaid invoices - Mboweni
Provinces owe suppliers R3.2 billion in unpaid invoices - Mboweni The government still fails to pay its invoices within 30 days, with national government departments owing businesses more than R416 million and provincial departments more than R3.2...
Where will the money for new projects come from?
Where will the money for new projects come from? Investments in infrastructure decreased quite drastically over the past few years and it’s not difficult to guess why the state is spending so little. The private sector is a soluti...
The US Treasury wants every crypto transfer larger than $10,000 to be reported for tax
The US Treasury wants every crypto transfer larger than $10,000 to be re... "Cryptocurrency already poses a significant detection problem by facilitating illegal activity broadly including tax evasion," the US Treasury said.
Discovery Bank launches Referral Programme
Discovery Bank launches Referral Programme For Discovery, clients are their most important ambassadors
Five tips to help you save on current expenses
Five tips to help you save on current expenses Dhashni Naidoo, FNB Consumer Education Programme Manager, shares tips on how you can have a good handle on managing your expenses effectively, focus on your essentials and curb unne...